The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 478 468 354
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -114
Contract jobs citing WinForms 136 157 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.13% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 110 172
Median daily rate £445 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13920 13898 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.25% 27.32% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9981 9294 9008
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 193 169
Median hourly rate £32.20 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 85 £575 +2.22% 32
South East +3 19 £325 -13.33% 31
West Midlands -7 12 £338 +3.84% 13
East Midlands +6 6 £313 +4.16% 12
Yorkshire -5 4 £313 -3.84% 18
South West -14 4 £325 +18.18% 9
East of England +10 2 £325 +8.33% 5
North West -1 1 £375 +11.11% 16
North East - 1 £288 - 3
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 296 (89.43%) C#
2 260 (78.55%) .NET
3 161 (48.64%) SQL Server
4 156 (47.13%) SQL
5 137 (41.39%) WPF
6 99 (29.91%) .NET Framework
7 96 (29.00%) Windows
8 91 (27.49%) Finance
9 73 (22.05%) MVC
10 72 (21.75%) ASP.NET
11 71 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
12 70 (21.15%) VB.NET
13 68 (20.54%) Visual Studio
14 67 (20.24%) Multithreading
15 63 (19.03%) WCF
16 62 (18.73%) T-SQL
17 57 (17.22%) OO
18 55 (16.62%) JavaScript
18 55 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
19 54 (16.31%) Microsoft
20 52 (15.71%) MS Excel
20 52 (15.71%) Software Engineering
21 51 (15.41%) VB
22 45 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
23 42 (12.69%) HTML
23 42 (12.69%) C++
24 41 (12.39%) Banking
25 40 (12.08%) Electronic Trading
25 40 (12.08%) VBA
25 40 (12.08%) Oracle

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.02%) IIS
2 8 (2.42%) CMS
3 6 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.30%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.63%) MS Office
3 6 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.81%) DNS
1 6 (1.81%) HTTP
2 4 (1.21%) SMTP
2 4 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.91%) Firewall
3 3 (0.91%) SSL
3 3 (0.91%) VPN
4 2 (0.60%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (48.64%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.44%) Oracle Database
4 16 (4.83%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.02%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.42%) MS Access
10 7 (2.11%) MySQL
11 6 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.91%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.91%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 68 (20.54%) Visual Studio
2 45 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.32%) NUnit
3 11 (3.32%) Subversion
3 11 (3.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 8 (2.42%) ClearCase
5 7 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.21%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.21%) Moq
7 4 (1.21%) Rational Robot
7 4 (1.21%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.91%) JIRA
8 3 (0.91%) JUnit
8 3 (0.91%) Mockito
8 3 (0.91%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.91%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.91%) TestNG
9 1 (0.30%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 91 (27.49%) Finance
2 41 (12.39%) Banking
3 38 (11.48%) Front Office
4 17 (5.14%) Back Office
5 10 (3.02%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.72%) Retail
7 5 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.21%) Local Government
9 3 (0.91%) Games
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.60%) Avionics
10 2 (0.60%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.60%) Military
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 293 (88.52%) Developer
2 181 (54.68%) C# Developer
3 153 (46.22%) .NET Developer
4 80 (24.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (21.15%) WinForms Developer
6 46 (13.90%) SQL Developer
7 29 (8.76%) Senior Developer
8 27 (8.16%) VB.NET Developer
9 26 (7.85%) WPF Developer
10 25 (7.55%) Software Developer
11 23 (6.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (6.95%) SQL Server Developer
12 22 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 22 (6.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (5.74%) C# WPF Developer
14 17 (5.14%) Software Engineer
15 14 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
15 14 (4.23%) Senior C# Developer
16 11 (3.32%) Applications Developer
17 10 (3.02%) Messaging Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (78.55%) .NET
2 137 (41.39%) WPF
3 99 (29.91%) .NET Framework
4 72 (21.75%) ASP.NET
5 63 (19.03%) WCF
6 42 (12.69%) HTML
7 39 (11.78%) Web Services
8 38 (11.48%) Entity Framework
9 36 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (10.88%) XML
10 30 (9.06%) jQuery
11 29 (8.76%) CSS
11 29 (8.76%) FIX Protocol
11 29 (8.76%) LINQ
12 23 (6.95%) ADO.NET
13 22 (6.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (6.65%) HTML5
14 17 (5.14%) AngularJS
15 14 (4.23%) Ajax
16 12 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (12.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (6.04%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.23%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.72%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.72%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.42%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.42%) Derivative
6 8 (2.42%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.11%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.51%) Replication
8 5 (1.51%) SCADA
9 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.21%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.21%) Equities
9 4 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.21%) User Experience
9 4 (1.21%) Video on Demand
10 3 (0.91%) iPad
10 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 96 (29.00%) Windows
2 5 (1.51%) Linux
2 5 (1.51%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.91%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.60%) Unix
5 1 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.05%) MVC
2 71 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.24%) Multithreading
4 57 (17.22%) OO
5 52 (15.71%) Software Engineering
6 40 (12.08%) Electronic Trading
7 39 (11.78%) Low Latency
7 39 (11.78%) TDD
8 38 (11.48%) Unit Testing
9 37 (11.18%) MVVM
9 37 (11.18%) Performance Optimisation
10 32 (9.67%) Algorithmic Trading
10 32 (9.67%) Market Making
11 30 (9.06%) Risk Management
12 19 (5.74%) SDLC
13 16 (4.83%) Migration
14 14 (4.23%) Data Analysis
14 14 (4.23%) SOLID
14 14 (4.23%) Web Development
15 13 (3.93%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 296 (89.43%) C#
2 156 (47.13%) SQL
3 70 (21.15%) VB.NET
4 62 (18.73%) T-SQL
5 55 (16.62%) JavaScript
6 51 (15.41%) VB
7 42 (12.69%) C++
8 40 (12.08%) VBA
9 22 (6.65%) VB6
10 20 (6.04%) Java
11 15 (4.53%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.93%) VBScript
13 6 (1.81%) XAML
14 3 (0.91%) Delphi
14 3 (0.91%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.91%) Python
15 2 (0.60%) C
15 2 (0.60%) PHP
16 1 (0.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (4.83%) Degree
2 12 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.21%) PhD
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.32%) QA
2 4 (1.21%) MiFID
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 54 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.08%) Oracle
3 19 (5.74%) DevExpress
4 11 (3.32%) Sybase
4 11 (3.32%) Syncfusion
5 8 (2.42%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.51%) Infragistics
6 5 (1.51%) Telerik
7 3 (0.91%) Citrix
7 3 (0.91%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.60%) SAP
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.30%) Teradata
9 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
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